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Lovely Grounds & Exterior

Saw this on a map as it's not advertised in Charlottetown or PEI info. Would be nice if it were... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
LuAnn O
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Milton
One more check in our goal of 150 by 150

We set out to visit 150 historic sites in Canada by Canada's 150th Birthday we are almost there... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
Potter477
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Halifax, Canada
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19 Aug 2018
“Wander the grounds”
10 Jun 2017
“Lovely Grounds & Exterior”
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2 Palmers Lane, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 5V8, Canada
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Didn't realize till recently how big the grounds are here, great spot to wander, well maintained, good for fall pictures as lots of trees

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Saw this on a map as it's not advertised in Charlottetown or PEI info. Would be nice if it were restored to 1864 appearance inside as well since it's a home of one of the 33 Fathers of the Confederation, and they lunched here during...More

Thank LuAnn O
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This place is an administrative building and only the grounds are accessible to the public. You cannot visit the building itself.

1  Thank acos10
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This Historic Site is always a forgotten place to go. It is in a nice spot with lots of beautiful flowers, the building houses offices for Parks Canada.. And a Volunteer bases Parks and People.

1  Thank butterflylady064
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We set out to visit 150 historic sites in Canada by Canada's 150th Birthday we are almost there. This was a great tick in the box. Not well visited so great quiet day with the family.

2  Thank Potter477
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Probably the least talked about, but best place to stop and reflect, have lunch/picnic, unwind. Although it is a functioning Parks Canada admin office, the grounds are well worth exploring as it is an intimate surrounding where there are plenty of spaces to eith "cop...More

Thank Eng948
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I used to go there to read and reflect. It is a nation site, so you can get all kinds of info on other National Parks. The staff are very friendly and are most willing to answer any questions. You can see they take great...More

Thank wannabethere542
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Its a beautiful spot to take a picnic lunch and find a quiet spot... The landscaping is beautifull. Its a little bit of a walk to get there from downtown, but worth it.

Thank colleens941
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